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Arts & Culture

7 Stories
Posted on: March 28, 2017

Join Us: artEAST Courses at the Senior Center

Explore your creative side as artEAST offers courses at the Issaquah Senior Center, 75 N.E. Creek Way.

Prior to the first class, please register at the Senior Center front desk, online or by calling 425-392-2381Fee for each class is $...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

PoetryMusic: Where Words Meet Music!

April is National Poetry Month — and you’re invited to celebrate with a free performance.

PoetryMusic — a world-class chamber jazz duo dedicated to performing poetry that has been set to music — will present a multimedia per...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

You're Invited: Drum Fun for Adults

Hand drumming is a wonderful way to increase coordination, boost stamina, sharpen memory and lift your spirits!

You're invited as the Issaquah Library hosts “Drum Fun for Adults” — a joyful "playshop" where you'll us...

Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2017

Washington at War: Free World War I History Event

A century ago, the United States entered the Great War to fight alongside our European allies. But Washington's homefront experience began long before the country entered what became to be known as World War I, and continued afterward.

You're invited as th...

Read on...

Posted on: March 7, 2017

Calling All Artists: Utility Box Wraps

Help brighten Issaquah's streetscapes.

In 2015, the City of Issaquah Arts Commission started a traffic utility box wrap program as part of its public art program.Using original artwork by local artists, 10 traffic signal boxes were wrapped throughout I...Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2017

Mid-Century Home Receives Landmark Designation

In a unanimous decision, the Issaquah Landmarks Commission recently designated the William Conrardy House as a City of Issaquah landmark. The home, located in Squak Mountain's Mountain Park Estates neighborhood, is an excellent intact example of a single...Read on...
Posted on: January 12, 2017

You're Invited: artEAST Exhibitions

You're invited as artEAST starts off the new year with three free exhibitions.

"The 39 Steps"

artEAST partners with Village Theatre to pay tribute to Alfred Hitchcock's masterpiece spy film, "The 39 Steps."

Adapted for the stage, "The 39...

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Business

3 Stories
Posted on: March 27, 2017

You're Invited: Patents and Inventions Workshop

Get information and advice about entrepreneurship and the patent process as the Issaquah Library hosts a free Patents and Inventions Workshop.

Head to the library, 10 W. Sunset Way, at 7 p.m. April 4, 2017, to talk to inventor, entrepreneur and chemical pa...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Register Now: Small Business Marketing Workshops

We're collaborating with the Greater Issaquah Chamber of Commerce to host Create Buzz — a series of a hands-on workshops that will help business owners and marketing professionals increase customer acquisition and retention.

The series is perfect for...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Issaquah Job Fair: Find the Right Position for You

Take the next step in your job search! Attend the Issaquah Job Fair with more than 30 local employers. The fourth-annual event is free and open to all ages, with a focus on job seekers ages 16 to 24. The job fair returns to Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Ave...Read on...

Central Issaquah

1 Story
Posted on: February 24, 2017

Next Steps: Development Moratorium

In September 2016, the Issaquah City Council enacted a six-month moratorium on certain types of development. The council has since extended temporary moratorium until Sept. 6, 2017. 

In 2012 — to protect Issaquah's existing n...Read on...


City Hall

4 Stories
Posted on: March 28, 2017

Issaquah Hall of Fame: Nominate Outstanding Citizens

Nominate outstanding citizens to the Issaquah Hall of Fame — a top honor for making a lasting contribution to the community.

Each spring, the mayor and City Council president select a person to induct for making a difference in our community.

The annu...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Citizen Survey: Help Us to Better Serve You

Check your mailbox. 

If you've received a postcard from the City of Issaquah, you live in one of 3,000 households randomly selected to participate in our 2017 citizen survey. The survey will arrive soon after the postcard. We’re using the ...

Read on...
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Hello, Neighbors! City of Issaquah Joins Nextdoor

We're pleased to join our community on Nextdoor! Nextdoor is a private network that allows residents and public agencies to post updates and share information with the community.  Our goal is to share information that is specific and relevant ...Read on...
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Mayor's Message on Immigration

Following recent events on the national stage, I want to reassure our community that nothing has changed here in Issaquah.

Our community, as always, is welcoming of all people. As your City government, we welcome all people and ideas, with the belief that ...

Read on...


Community

21 Stories
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Learn More: Hantavirus Safety Tips

During the last several months, two people in King County have become ill with Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS), including one Issaquah man who died. Hantavirus can cause a rare but deadly disease called HPS. In Washington state, hantavirus is carried...

Read on...
Posted on: March 28, 2017

Issaquah Hall of Fame: Nominate Outstanding Citizens

Nominate outstanding citizens to the Issaquah Hall of Fame — a top honor for making a lasting contribution to the community.

Each spring, the mayor and City Council president select a person to induct for making a difference in our community.

The annu...

Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2017

Volunteer Opportunity: Keep Issaquah Beautiful Day

Earth Day is also Keep Issaquah Beautiful Day. Volunteer with the Downtown Issaquah Association to help clean up several locations throughout our community. The event is from 9 a.m.-noon April 22, 2017. If you can pick up litter, push a broom, swing a ...Read on...
Posted on: March 15, 2017

You're Invited: Issaquah Neighborhood Summit

Become a champion for your neighborhood! Join us for our first Issaquah Neighborhood Summit from 9-11:30 a.m. April 1, 2017, at the Issaquah Senior Center, 75 N.E. Creek Way.

This event aims to build relationships and connections among residents, the City ...

Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2017

Volunteer Opportunity: Downtown Issaquah Wine Walk

Organizers are seeking enthusiastic volunteers for the Downtown Issaquah Association's April 7, 2017, Wine Walk.

Volunteer receive five free wine tasting tokens. You’ll also connect with your neighborhood and meet new friends!

Organizers need voluntee...

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Posted on: March 20, 2017

Citizen Survey: Help Us to Better Serve You

Check your mailbox. 

If you've received a postcard from the City of Issaquah, you live in one of 3,000 households randomly selected to participate in our 2017 citizen survey. The survey will arrive soon after the postcard. We’re using the ...

Read on...
Posted on: March 28, 2017

You're Invited: Stand Against Racism Community Event

You're invited to join YWCA Family Village Issaquah to Stand Against Racism.

Stand Against Racism is a signature campaign of YWCA to build community among those who work for racial justice and to raise awareness about the negative impact of institutional a...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Washington at War: Free World War I History Event

A century ago, the United States entered the Great War to fight alongside our European allies. But Washington's homefront experience began long before the country entered what became to be known as World War I, and continued afterward.

You're invited as th...

Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2017

Library Hosts Free Kids' STEM Workshop

Design and create your own roller coaster using simple physics for a hair-raising experience!

You're invited as the Issaquah Library hosts a STEM for Fun workshop, for children ages 8-14.

"Physics of Fun: Roller Coasters" is 4-5 p.m. April 13, 201...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Understanding and Preventing Youth Suicide

You're invited to join candid discussions regarding youth suicide as Friends of Youth and the Issaquah Schools Foundation’s Healthy Youth Initiative host "Walking into Hope."

Our young people sometimes navigate treacherous landscapes, resulting in de...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Join Us: Stronger Together, Inspirational Community Event

You're invited to a free community event — Stronger Together: Defeating Fear Through the Power of Storytelling — featuring TEDx speaker Luis Ortega.

The current political climate has raised many questions and concerns within the immigrant commu...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Brighten Olde Town with a Flower Basket Donation

downtown flower basket Make Olde Town a more beautiful place by considering a donation to the Downtown Issaquah Association's flower basket program. Donations from community members determine how many baskets grace downtown streets. The baskets — which have been a b...Read on...
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Hello, Neighbors! City of Issaquah Joins Nextdoor

We're pleased to join our community on Nextdoor! Nextdoor is a private network that allows residents and public agencies to post updates and share information with the community.  Our goal is to share information that is specific and relevant ...Read on...
Posted on: March 7, 2017

Mine Hikes: Explore Issaquah's Coalmining Past

You're invited as the Issaquah History Museums host Mine Hikes throughout 2017.

Join trained guides Doug Bristol and Brian Thorn on hikes through the history of Issaquah's early coal industry.

During each trip, guides will entertain hikers with tales of ou...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Issaquah Job Fair: Find the Right Position for You

Take the next step in your job search! Attend the Issaquah Job Fair with more than 30 local employers. The fourth-annual event is free and open to all ages, with a focus on job seekers ages 16 to 24. The job fair returns to Pickering Barn, 1730 10th Ave...Read on...
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Register Now: Free Cascade Gardener Classes

Cascade Gardener Classes start soon — just in time for spring!

From February to April, free classes will be taught by a team of expert gardening professionals on a wide range of topics, including:

  • Natural yard care
  • Edible gardens
  • Drip-irrigation basics
  • S...
Read on...

Posted on: February 13, 2017

Free Tax Assistance Available at Issaquah Library

Free tax help is available to people of all ages and incomes, thanks to the AARP Foundation. Get free individualized tax preparation assistance, starting at 10 a.m. Saturdays through April 15, 2017, at the Issaquah Library, 10 W. Sunset Way. Sessions ...Read on...
Posted on: January 30, 2017

Now Available: Free Citizenship Classes

Learn how to become a U.S. citizen, thanks to free classes at the Issaquah Library.

Study for the naturalization test — including civics and government questions, reading and writing English, and practicing your interview skills.

You can join anytime...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Now Available: Free Tax Prep Services

Free tax help is available through April 20, 2017, at a site near you.United Way of King County's Free Tax Preparation Campaign is here to help. If your household makes less than $64,000 per year, head to one of 27 locations in King County for free help...Read on...
Posted on: January 11, 2017

Cheers! Downtown Wine Walk Series Returns

Cheers! You're invited to the Downtown Issaquah Wine Walk Series. The annual event returns from 6-9 p.m. on the first Friday of the month from February to June — Feb. 3, March 3, April 7, May 5 and June 2, 2017. Enjoy live music, art happeni...Read on...
Posted on: January 11, 2017

State of Mind: Events Focus on Youth Mental Health

You're invited to community State of Mind conferences focused on youth mental health and substance abuse issues. The series — sponsored by Swedish Medical Center Issaquah, Issaquah Schools Foundation Healthy Youth Initiative and Influence the ...Read on...

Development

5 Stories
Posted on: March 29, 2017

Survey: What's Your Vision for Olde Town?

Share your vision for Olde Town — Issaquah's historic downtown — as well as your choices for building styles and ways to address traffic.

Please take a few moments to complete our survey and share your ideas. The deadline to complete the survey...

Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2017

Next Steps: Development Moratorium

In September 2016, the Issaquah City Council enacted a six-month moratorium on certain types of development. The council has since extended temporary moratorium until Sept. 6, 2017. 

In 2012 — to protect Issaquah's existing n...Read on...

Posted on: March 3, 2017

Hello, Neighbors! City of Issaquah Joins Nextdoor

We're pleased to join our community on Nextdoor! Nextdoor is a private network that allows residents and public agencies to post updates and share information with the community.  Our goal is to share information that is specific and relevant ...Read on...
Posted on: March 14, 2017

Mid-Century Home Receives Landmark Designation

In a unanimous decision, the Issaquah Landmarks Commission recently designated the William Conrardy House as a City of Issaquah landmark. The home, located in Squak Mountain's Mountain Park Estates neighborhood, is an excellent intact example of a single...Read on...
Posted on: February 22, 2017

City Updates Land Use Review Fees

Following extensive study, the City Council recently updated Issaquah's land use review fees.

The update ensures that fees charged for land use review better reflect the services performed by the City's Development Services Department.

Before the update, t...

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Emergency Preparedness

2 Stories
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Learn More: Hantavirus Safety Tips

During the last several months, two people in King County have become ill with Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS), including one Issaquah man who died. Hantavirus can cause a rare but deadly disease called HPS. In Washington state, hantavirus is carried...

Read on...
Posted on: February 21, 2017

Issaquah Named as a StormReady Community

Thanks to the hard work of our emergency management team, the City of Issaquah was recently recognized as a StormReady community by the National Weather Service.

StormReady communities, organizations and businesses are better prepared to save lives from th...

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Home

12 Stories
Posted on: March 28, 2017

62nd Street: Prepare for 221st Place Closure

Starting April 10, 2017, a section of 221st Place Southeast will close between Southeast 60th Street and Southeast 62nd Street.

The closure, which is related to construction of the Southeast 62nd Street extension, will continue until late 2018. During cons...

Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2017

Share Your Ideas: Shape Your Parks, Your Future

Issaquah's parks are your parks — help shape your future!

Throughout 2017, we'll be working with our community to develop a Parks Strategic Plan. To ensure our parks system is best positioned to serve our community's future needs, we need your input....

Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2017

Survey: What's Your Vision for Olde Town?

Share your vision for Olde Town — Issaquah's historic downtown — as well as your choices for building styles and ways to address traffic.

Please take a few moments to complete our survey and share your ideas. The deadline to complete the survey...

Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2017

Learn More: Hantavirus Safety Tips

During the last several months, two people in King County have become ill with Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS), including one Issaquah man who died. Hantavirus can cause a rare but deadly disease called HPS. In Washington state, hantavirus is carried...

Read on...
Posted on: March 27, 2017

Volunteer Opportunity: Keep Issaquah Beautiful Day

Earth Day is also Keep Issaquah Beautiful Day. Volunteer with the Downtown Issaquah Association to help clean up several locations throughout our community. The event is from 9 a.m.-noon April 22, 2017. If you can pick up litter, push a broom, swing a ...Read on...
Posted on: March 15, 2017

You're Invited: Issaquah Neighborhood Summit

Become a champion for your neighborhood! Join us for our first Issaquah Neighborhood Summit from 9-11:30 a.m. April 1, 2017, at the Issaquah Senior Center, 75 N.E. Creek Way.

This event aims to build relationships and connections among residents, the City ...

Read on...

Posted on: March 20, 2017

Citizen Survey: Help Us to Better Serve You

Check your mailbox. 

If you've received a postcard from the City of Issaquah, you live in one of 3,000 households randomly selected to participate in our 2017 citizen survey. The survey will arrive soon after the postcard. We’re using the ...

Read on...
Posted on: March 3, 2017

Hello, Neighbors! City of Issaquah Joins Nextdoor

We're pleased to join our community on Nextdoor! Nextdoor is a private network that allows residents and public agencies to post updates and share information with the community.  Our goal is to share information that is specific and relevant ...Read on...
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Project Update: Confluence Park Pedestrian Bridge

Work is underway to add a pedestrian bridge spanning Issaquah Creek to Confluence Park.

A crane lifted the bridge into place Feb. 28, 2017, and work is now continuing to complete the bridge and other amenities.

Using a grant and voter-approved park bond fu...

Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2017

Next Steps: Development Moratorium

In September 2016, the Issaquah City Council enacted a six-month moratorium on certain types of development. The council has since extended temporary moratorium until Sept. 6, 2017. 

In 2012 — to protect Issaquah's existing n...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Mayor's Message on Immigration

Following recent events on the national stage, I want to reassure our community that nothing has changed here in Issaquah.

Our community, as always, is welcoming of all people. As your City government, we welcome all people and ideas, with the belief that ...

Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2016

City Starts Well 4 Water Filtration

Issaquah is now pumping from Well 4, thanks to a new filtration system that removes perfluorochemicals, or PFCs, from the water before it enters the City’s distribution system.

Test results from mid-June show the system is working – there were no detec...Read on...


Olde Town

1 Story
Posted on: March 29, 2017

Survey: What's Your Vision for Olde Town

Share your vision for Olde Town — Issaquah's historic downtown — as well as your choices for building styles and ways to address traffic.

Please take a few moments to complete our survey and share your ideas. The deadline to complete the survey...

Read on...


Parks & Recreation

13 Stories
Posted on: March 10, 2017

Share Your Ideas: Shape Your Parks, Your Future

Issaquah's parks are your parks — help shape your future!

Throughout 2017, we'll be working with our community to develop a Parks Strategic Plan. To ensure our parks system is best positioned to serve our community's future needs, we need your input....

Read on...

Posted on: March 24, 2017

You're Invited: All-Access Playday at Lake Sammamish

You're invited as Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park hosts an All-Access Playday to introduce children to the equipment.

The new playground at Lake Sammamish State Park was designed to be accessible for children of all abilities.

Children of all ages and...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Register Now: Spring Break Space Explorers Camp

Spend your spring break among spaceships, moon dust, stars and nebulae! Register now for Space Explorers Camp, open to all children ages 6-10! Space Explorers Camp is 9 a.m.-noon April 10-13, 2017, at the Issaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier Blvd. S. ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

Volunteer Opportunity: Northwest Paddling Festival

The Northwest Paddling Festival returns to Lake Sammamish State Park on May 12-13, 2017.

The festival brings paddle sports retailers, manufacturers and athletes together in one location.

Organizers need volunteers to help present the largest event of its ki...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

You're Invited: Free Calligraphy Workshop

Join us for a free, beginner-level workshop that will get you started in the ancient art of blackletter calligraphy.

The instructor — Chris Watson, a senior at Bellevue's International School — is passionate about the art of calligraph...

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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Register Now: Summer Day Camps

Summer is just around the corner — and now is the time to start planning for our summer day camps!

Registration for day camps staffed by the Issaquah Parks & Recreation Department is now open! Please review our online registration checklist and FAQs....

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Volunteer: Lake Sammamish Environmental Docents

Become an environmental steward and education volunteer at Lake Sammamish State Park.

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission, in partnership with Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park, is offering docent training from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. April 8, 20...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Project Update: Confluence Park Pedestrian Bridge

Work is underway to add a pedestrian bridge spanning Issaquah Creek to Confluence Park.

A crane lifted the bridge into place Feb. 28, 2017, and work is now continuing to complete the bridge and other amenities.

Using a grant and voter-approved park bond fu...

Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2017

Register Now: Group and Private Guitar Lessons

Learn to play guitar in a fun, small group setting.

You'll learn the basic chords, major and minor scales,
and alternate picking. You're also bound to enjoy numerous a-ha moments!

Ed Carlson has been teaching with our parks and recreation program for ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Volunteer: Arbor Day Trail Work and Tree Planting

You're invited as we partner with the Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust, Washington State Parks and Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park to celebrate Arbor Day by building a trail and planting trees! Work will take place on both City and state park land,...Read on...
Posted on: February 22, 2017

Ready, Set, Serve: Join Us for Badminton

Ready. Set. Serve! Enjoy our new drop-in program — Friday Night Badminton. Our new pilot program is fun for the whole family. Bring your own racket, and join us from 6-9 p.m. on the following dates at the Issaquah Community Center, 301 Rainier ...Read on...
Posted on: January 17, 2017

2017 Issaquah Farmers Market: Welcome, Vendors!

Potential vendors interested in participating in our Issaquah Farmers Market for the first time, or return after more than a season away, are invited to attend our 2017 jury days. Jurying is a chance for our farmers market managers to meet with potential...Read on...
Posted on: December 29, 2016

Get Outside: Explore Washington State Parks for Free

Enjoy Washington's state parks for free throughout 2017.

You're invited as the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission hosts a free day for state park visitors on the following dates:

  • April 15 — springtime free day
  • April 22 — Earth Day
  • Ju...
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Senior Services

8 Stories
Posted on: March 29, 2017

You're Invited: Lunch at the Senior Center

You're invited to lunch at the Issaquah Senior Center!

Catholic Community Services serves lunch at the Senior Center, 75 N.E. Creek Way, every Tuesday and Friday at noon.

If you're joining us for lunch, please be signed in and seated by noon. Limited space ...

Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2017

Join Us: artEAST Courses at the Senior Center

Explore your creative side as artEAST offers courses at the Issaquah Senior Center, 75 N.E. Creek Way.

Prior to the first class, please register at the Senior Center front desk, online or by calling 425-392-2381. Fee for each class is $45, plus a ...

Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2017

Lights! Camera! Action! Senior Center Movie Night

You're invited to Movie Night — every Wednesday at the Issaquah Senior Center.

The free event in the Senior Center library is 6-8 p.m. Join us for movies and discussion.

  • April 5: "American Graffiti"
  • April 12: "Out of Africa"
  • April 19: "Thirty Se...
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Posted on: March 29, 2017

Join Us: Senior Center Trips & Adventures

Join us as we venture out on a variety of exciting adventures! Meet new people and experience some of the best outings our area has to offer.

Sign up for trips at the Issaquah Senior Center front desk, 75 N.E. Creek Way.

Seattle Pinball Museum

  • 11 a.m.-4 p.m....
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Posted on: March 27, 2017

You're Invited: Drum Fun for Adults

Hand drumming is a wonderful way to increase coordination, boost stamina, sharpen memory and lift your spirits!

You're invited as the Issaquah Library hosts “Drum Fun for Adults” — a joyful "playshop" where you'll us...

Read on...

Posted on: February 16, 2017

Wisdom Café: Free Programs for Adults 50 and Older

Come share your wisdom at the King County Library System's free Wisdom Cafés for adults 50 and older.

The events provide an opportunity to converse and connect with others in discussions of universal topics such as gratitude, legacy, happiness and w...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Join Us: Activity Night at the Senior Center

You're invited to Activity Night at the Senior Center — every Wednesday at the Issaquah Senior Center.

The free event includes card games, movies, pool and a variety of other activities. You can bring your own games, too!

Activity Night is 5:30-9 p.m....

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

You're Invited: Lunch at the Senior Center

You're invited to lunch at the Issaquah Senior Center!

Catholic Community Services serves lunch at the Senior Center, 75 N.E. Creek Way, every Tuesday and Friday at noon.

If you're joining us for lunch, please be signed in and seated by noon. Limited space ...

Read on...


Southeast 62nd Street

3 Stories
Posted on: March 28, 2017

62nd Street: Prepare for 221st Place Closure

Starting April 10, 2017, a section of 221st Place Southeast will close between Southeast 60th Street and Southeast 62nd Street.

The closure, which is related to construction of the Southeast 62nd Street extension, will continue until late 2018. During cons...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

62nd Street: Tree Removal

To prepare for upcoming construction of the Southeast 62nd Street extension project, crews will soon be removing trees along:

  • Both sides of Lake Drive (between 10th Avenue Northwest and the Pickering Trail) for future improvements.
  • The future route of the ...
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Posted on: March 10, 2017

62nd Street: Pickering Trail to Close March 13

One of the first closures connected to the Southeast 62nd Street extension project will be Pickering Trail from Lake Drive to Issaquah Creek starting March 13, 2017. Please use alternate routes.

Stay ConnectedTo receive more information about the So...Read on...


Special Event Permits

2 Stories
Posted on: March 29, 2017

Special Event: Run with Faith 5K/10K

A special event permit has been issued for the Run with Faith 5K/10K, a fundraiser for Compassion House.

The event is 9 a.m.-1 p.m. April 20, 2017. Organizers expect 75 people to attend. Runners will use the sidewalk on Front Street South between Sixth Av...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Special Event: Triple XXX Root Beer Drive-in Car Shows

A special event permit has been issued for upcoming car shows at Triple XXX Root Beer Drive-in, 98 N.E. Gilman Blvd., on the following dates:

  • March 19, 2017
  • April 2
  • April 9
  • April 16
  • April 23
  • April 30
  • May 7
  • May 14
  • May 21
  • May 28
  • June 4
  • June 11
  • June 18
  • June 25
  • July 2
  • July 5...
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Sustainability

3 Stories
Posted on: March 13, 2017

Donate: Threadcycle Your Damaged, Worn-Out Clothes

You can donate any of your clothes for recycled — even your holey, stained and worn-out items. Donation locations in Issaquah and throughout King County want all of your clothes, shoes, and linens in any condition except wet. Clothes and linen...Read on...
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Register Now: Free Cascade Gardener Classes

Cascade Gardener Classes start soon — just in time for spring!

From February to April, free classes will be taught by a team of expert gardening professionals on a wide range of topics, including:

  • Natural yard care
  • Edible gardens
  • Drip-irrigation basics
  • S...
Read on...

Posted on: January 11, 2017

Now Available: Free Tax Prep Services

Free tax help is available through April 20, 2017, at a site near you.United Way of King County's Free Tax Preparation Campaign is here to help. If your household makes less than $64,000 per year, head to one of 27 locations in King County for free help...Read on...

Traffic Alerts

3 Stories
Posted on: March 28, 2017

62nd Street: Prepare for 221st Place Closure

Starting April 10, 2017, a section of 221st Place Southeast will close between Southeast 60th Street and Southeast 62nd Street.

The closure, which is related to construction of the Southeast 62nd Street extension, will continue until late 2018. During cons...

Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2017

Traffic Alert: East Lake Sammamish Parkway

Crews will be conducting some final work related to the widening of East Lake Sammamish Parkway from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 31, 2017. Drivers can expect slow downs and lane closures on East Lake Sammamish Parkway between Issaquah Fall-City Road and Southeas...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Traffic Alert: Northeast Discovery Drive

Northeast Discovery Drive from Seventh Avenue Northeast to Fifth Place Northeast will be closed from March 27-April 15, 2017. Drivers can use a detour route on Northeast High Street. Access to Swedish Issaquah will remain open. Crews will installing uti...Read on...

Transportation

2 Stories
Posted on: March 29, 2017

Metro Wants Your Input on How to Simplify Fare Payment

King County Metro Transit wants to hear from you as planning begins to make paying fares to ride the bus faster, easier and simpler for everyone.

Transit riders in King County and the greater region struggle with the complexity of Metro’s fare st...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Metro Adds Trips from Issaquah Highlands Park & Ride

King County Metro Transit is adding trips to reduce overcrowding and improve reliability on several routes, including Route 218.

Metro Transit is adding two new morning Route 218 trips to downtown Seattle leaving Bay 4 at the Issaquah Highlands Park & ...

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